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Sad Sad Day for my favorite beach city

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http://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/cops-were-unarmed-when-gunmen-attacked/?utm_source=Mexico+News+Daily&utm_campaign=de775f3189-April+27&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f1536a3787-de775f3189-349495769
3 unarmed policeman murdered yesterday in Ixtapa/Zihuatanajo a continuation of escalating violence in my former home.
Things (at least for me) started going in the toilet 5 years ago when my my best friend in Mexico Rafael was shot down while waiting at a bus stop in Zihua. Since then things have gone from bad to worst, This year nightly gunfire, shootings & violence which while has not involved many tourists (a couple have been shot in Ixtapa a couple of years ago) but according to friends the streets are absent of tourist after dark & fewer & fewer visitors are coming. It seems to be heading toward another Acapulco.
I have not been there for 2 years nor has my partner ( of our townhouse) widow. In fact we are in the process of selling it at a lost.
So sad!

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